Tue, Oct 1st
SUB. I am out in the afternoon
Watch The History Channel's Universe Series: Magnetic Storm. As you watch this, take some additional notes (ISB 18) that you may need to help you complete your "Can You Hear me Now" Project.

Wed, Oct 2nd
Any questions from yesterday's video?
- Time to work on Can You Hear me Now project. We have 1 iPad cart and one laptop cart to use
- HW: Talking to the Text: p. 687 - 688: The Active Sun

Thu, Oct 3rd
- Review HW
- Video: What are solar flares/sunspots? and What are sunspots (NASA)
- View SOHO images of the Sun
- Return quizzes (ISB 29)
- If any time left, work on Can You Hear Me Now project.
- HW: Sun Struck w/ questions (ISB 21)

Fri, Oct 4th
- Time to work on Can You Hear Me Now project. We have 1 iPad cart and one laptop cart to use. Project is due MONDAY

Mon, Oct 7
Can You Hear Me Now project due!
CW: Claim, Evidence, Reasoning w/ Sunspot data (ISB 23)
HW: Read pages 34-38 up until the Isotopes section. Complete the definitions and table (ISB 24)

Tue, Oct 8
MEAP reading test day #1. Shortened class hours. Actual assignments for each class may vary due to different amounts of class times
Review last night's HW (ISB 24)
CW: Begin Chemistry Notes (ISB 25)
HW: Read p.7 of Chemistry Review and do p.8 (ISB 26)

Wed, Oct 9
MEAP reading test day #2. Shortened class hours. Actual assignments for each class may vary due to different amounts of class times
- Continue Chemistry Notes (ISB 25)
HW: Finish Chemistry Review packet? (ISB 26)

Thu, Oct 10
- Finish any chemistry notes (25) and chemistry review packet (26) that we may have missed earlier this week.
Isotopes and Atomic Mass
Nuclear Fusion
Discuss fusion
HW: Write a paragraph summarizing what happens during fusion (ISB 27)

Fri, Oct 11
Practice w/ MEAP online pilot testing for next week MEAP PRACTICE TEST LINK
Discuss last night's HW
CW: Begin How Big is The Universe with questions? (some classes will not get to this point today. We'll just pick this up again on Monday if we didn't get to it)
NO HW


Mon, Oct 14
1st hour must finish talking about fusion
CW/HW: How Big is the Universe with questions

Tue, Oct 15
MEAP Math testing. Shortened class periods and no 1st hour
CW/HW: How Big is the Universe with questions. This is due tomorrow (ISB 28)
Any time left? Watch Alien Galaxies

Wed, Oct 16
Review How Big is the Universe
HW: Read 24.1 and do 24.1 Wksht questions #1-4 ONLY (ISB 30)

Thu, Oct 17
2nd hour = MEAP SCIENCE ONLINE PILOT TEST Pt 1
5th hour = MEAP SCIENCE ONLINE PILOT TEST Pt 1
Classes that meet with me for class today will review 24.1 wksht and continue to learn about spectrums doppler effect redshift (ISB 30)
HW: Read 25.1 and answer questions (ISB 31)

Fri, Oct 18
1st hour = MEAP SCIENCE ONLINE PILOT TEST Pt 1
4th hour = MEAP SCIENCE ONLINE PILOT TEST Pt 1
6th hour = MEAP SCIENCE ONLINE PILOT TEST Pt 1
Classes that meet with me for class today will review 24.1 wksht and continue to learn about spectrums doppler effect redshift (ISB 30)
HW: Read 25.1 and answer questions (ISB 31)

Mon, Oct 21
2nd hour = MEAP SCIENCE ONLINE PILOT TEST Pt 2
5th hour = MEAP SCIENCE ONLINE PILOT TEST Pt 2
Students that meet with me for class today will review 25.1 questions (ISB 31)
Cover HR Diagrams and review nebula
HW: Read 25.2. Write a story about the "life and death" or our Sun

Tue, Oct 22
1st hour = MEAP SCIENCE ONLINE PILOT TEST Pt 2
4th hour = MEAP SCIENCE ONLINE PILOT TEST Pt 2
6th hour = MEAP SCIENCE ONLINE PILOT TEST Pt 2
Cover HR Diagrams and review nebula
HW: Read 25.2. Write a story about the "life and death" or our Sun (ISB 33)

Wed, Oct 23
Review redshift
Interactive HR Diagram
pass out study guide for exam (ISB 34)
HW: Read 25.3 (You can skip the “Types of Galaxies” section). Answer two questions (ISB 35):
1)What does studying redshift tell us about our Universe?
2)Summarize (In your own words) what the Big Bang Theory is (hint: NOT a TV show)

Thu, Oct 24
1st - 2nd hours:
p. 709 Active Art
Nucleosynthesis
25.3

4th - 6th hours:
Oops! I had to leave class today. Students were left to do a little bit of review and possible watch part of a movie on the Life Cycles of Stars. We'll pick up with yesterday's stuff when I return tomorrow.......

Fri, Oct 25
Hours 1-2:
Exam Review
Live Notes!!- How to find p,n,e from Periodic Table
Live Notes!! - How to find p,n,e from isotopic notation
Live Notes!! - Seasons
Life Notes!! - Hours of Daylight
CW: Redshift Demo
Astronomy Applets

Hours 4-6:
We followed yesterday's plans. 4th hour should still plan on an exam on Tuesday of next week. 5th and 6th hours will have their exam next week pushed back to Wednesday.




Mon, Oct 28
All Classes:
Exam Review
Heads up! Here is your short answer question for your exam. Plan ahead and be prepared to answer!
Short answer: Scientists have uncovered data about the universe that reaches very far beyond our solar system. Choose ONE method they have used to determine this information and tell me how it works. Explain exactly how this method has deepened our understanding of the universe. (to earn a full 5 points, you must answer all parts of the question and use correct vocabulary)

Tue, Oct 29
1st - 2nd hours: Exam
Hours 4-6 will continue doing review today!

Wed, Oct 30
- 1st - 2nd hours: will watch a movie on The Most Dangerous Place in the Universeand complete the worksheet Bonus! If you are absent or taking the test today, I am excusing you from doing this!!
- Hours 4-6 will take their exam today

Thu, Oct 31
SUB
Read "Why do Atoms Combine and How Do Elements Bond" and do attached questions. Due MONDAY